The latest version of Google's Android OS, version 2.2 is called Froyo, and when Google is getting ready to release a new version of Android they usually place a sculpture which is themed after the codename on their lawn.Tech Crunch have managed to snap some photos of the latest sculpture and it relates to the latest version of Android 2.2 or Froyo, so we can expect Google … [Read more...] about Android 2.2 Froyo To Launch Next Week?
We have seen a few different iPhone clones recently here at Geeky Gadgets, the latest one is the iOrange Raptor F22 from China, and it comes with a slightly different OS than the original iPhone, Google Android 1.6.If the name sounds familiar the iOrange Raptor F22 is named after a fighter jet, and it features a 3.2 inch capacitive HVGA touchscreen display and a five … [Read more...] about iOrange Raptor F22 iPhone Clone Runs Android
It seems like there is another Android Smartphone on its way to UK mobile phone operator Vodafone, the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini. The Xperia X10 Mini is a smaller version of the Xperia X10 we reviewed recently.It features a smaller screen than the original X10, a 2.55 inch display with a resolution of 240 x 320 pixels, it comes with Android 1.6 and has 3G and WiFi … [Read more...] about Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini Headed To Vodafone UK
We told you earlier in the week that Verizon would be updating the Droid Eris to the latest version of Google Android, Android 2.1, good news as it seems that the updates have started rolling out. … [Read more...] about Droid Eris Finally Gets Android 2.1
We have heard about quite a few of the features in the upcoming update to Google's Android OS, Android 2.1 (Froyo), one feature which has recently been revealed is that Android 2.2 will support USB tethering.This will allow you to use your Android smartphone as a USB modem for data and also create Wi-Fi hot spots, which is another exciting feature in Android 2.2. … [Read more...] about Android 2.2 (Froyo) To Support USB Tethering, WiFi Hot Spots
Vodafone has announced that bit will shortly start selling the Samsung Galaxy S Adnroid smartphone in the UK, the Samsung Galaxy S runs Android 2.1, it features a 1GHZ processor and a four inch Super AMOLED WVGA display with a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels.The Samsung Galaxy S also comes with a five megapixel camera, a social hub user interface, A-GPS, Bluetooth 3.0, USB … [Read more...] about Samsung Galaxy S Headed To Vodafone UK
General Motors and Google are currently discussing the possibility of a GM produced car that will run Google's Andoid OS and is designed to compete with Ford and Microsoft's Sync.According to a Motor Trend, GM is negotiating with Google to build an in-car telematics based on their Android OS, and they system would allow users to pair their car with their Android smartphone. … [Read more...] about Are GM Working On An Android Car?
Sprint has finally announced the launch date of one of the most anticipated smartphones of 2010, the HTC Evo 4G. The HTC Evo 4G will be available in the US on the Sprint mobile phone network from the 4th of June 2010.Sprint will offer the HTC Evo 4G to customers on a two year contract, and the smartphone will retail for $200. The HTC Evo 4G will uses Sprint's WiMax network … [Read more...] about Sprint HTC Evo 4G Coming June 4th 2010
It seems that T-Mobile intends to upgrade its myTouch 3G to the latest version of Google Android, Android 2.1. The myTouch 3G currently comes with Android 1.5.The update will bring a modified Expresso Sense UI with Genius button that is found on the soon to be released myTouch Slide that we featured recently. … [Read more...] about T-Mobile myTouch 3G to Get Android 2.1
Details have been leaked of a new Android smartphone from Samsung, the I5801, and a video has surfaced for the unannounced android handset. It looks like the Samsung I5801 will come with the latest version of Google's Android OS, Android 2.1.Other specifications include 3G support, 802.11n WiFi, Bluetooth 3.0 and a display with a 240 x 400 pixel resolution, plus a microSD … [Read more...] about Samsung I5801 Android Smartphone Leaked
We first saw the LG Ally Android smartphone last week, which is LG's first smartphone that runs Google's Android OS, now it looks like it will launch on the 20th of May 2010 and you will be able to pre-order it from tomorrow, the 13th of May.The LG Ally will run the latest version of Android 2.1, and it will also feature a full sliding QWERTY keyboard plus a 3.2 inch … [Read more...] about LG Ally Android Smartphone Available To Pre-Order 13th May For $100
Cherrypal as know for making low cost netbooks, and it seems they intend to launch a new one which will run Google's Android OS. This Android netbook will be called the Cherrypal Asia and it will be replacing their current Cherrypal Africa Linux edition netbook.So what exactly will $99 get you? Android 1.6 running on a 7 inch netbook, with a VIA ARM 533MHz processor, 256 MB … [Read more...] about Cherrypal Making $99 Android Netbook